Core Java, Big Data, Functional Programming

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Huxley Associates
City of London
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A Global Financial Organisation hiring for a Hadoop/ OO - Java, C++ Developer tech lead for their Canary Wharf based E-Trading Development team.

The Bank are building and re engineering their E Trading platform, currently holding 6 - 7 hundred million rows of data, to eventually be robust enough to transact billions of data.

With business on a rapid incline, and new business being taken on each day, the need for Hadoop, big data, is ever more prevalent. The new platform will have to hold and manipulate volumes of data in the terabytes, an expert OO developer with solid Hadoop experience is essential to make this a reality.

Key Requirements;

- Hadoop ( Big Data )

- Scala

- Java

- Aptitude for Finance

- Low - Latency development experience

The team currently comprises of Java and Scala developers with limited Hadoop and requires a strong personality with strong OO Development experience, ideally in Java, but C++ could be considered, with Hadoop. Your role within the team will be to lead and mentor the existing team in Hadoop as well as playing a key role in the hands on development of the new platform.

The ideal skill set for this role will be a strong Java developer, who has moved into Scala and functional programming working on a Hadoop database. However Java and Hadoop will be enough to take the lead on this vacancy.


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